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song thrush

a common Old World thrush, Turdus philomelos, that has a brown back and spotted breast and is noted for its song
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Mavis was on a date with Roy Smith - the man she would marry two years later - when she made the discovery.
Longley Park Golf Club's lady captain Mavis Turner.
Flowers were left outside yesterday - one tribute said: "Val and Mavis, I will miss you so much.
Mavis was once employed as a nurse but left to open her own playgroup.
Jonathan and Mavis soon hit it off and Dracula must come to the realisation that humans may have moved past their torch burning days.
An important counterpoise to Mavis in the film is Matt Freehauf (Oswalt), a student non-entity whom Mavis remembers only vaguely as 'The hatecrime guy'.
The hotel receptionist is obnoxious, nosy and always keen to tell Mavis that certain hotel perks are for members only and there's the equally nosy male babysitter.
At the touch of a button, MAVIS organises, schedules and tracks the thousands of work requests associations have to handle in any given month.
As she sets her plan in progress, Mavis finds herself drinking at the same bar frequented by another of her old classmates, the now disabled Matt, who amusingly announces, "Guys like me are born loving women like you".
After waking from a full-on bevy session Mavis decides to head home and woo her ex-boyfriend (Patrick Stewart), even though she knows her success will end his marriage.
Another old classmate, Matt (Patton Oswalt), becomes her unwitting accomplice to wooing Buddy away from his wife and child and Mavis doesn't care who gets hurt.
Told in warm detail by Mavis McCovey to cultural anthropologist/writer, John Salter, "Medicine Trails" conveys a full load of personal and spiritual life experiences of this amazing elder of the Karuk tribe.